Cover of: Industrial biotechnological polymers |

Industrial biotechnological polymers

  • 408 Pages
  • 0.89 MB
  • English

Technomic Pub. Co. , Lancaster, Pa
Polymers -- Biotechno
Statementedited by Charles G. Gebelein, Charles E. Carraher, Jr.
ContributionsGebelein, Charles G., Carraher, Charles E.
LC ClassificationsTP248.65.P62 I53 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 408 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL816867M
ISBN 101566762928
LC Control Number95061208

Details Industrial biotechnological polymers EPUB

Alongside the production of drugs and flavors as well as amino acids, bio-based monomers and polymers and biofuels, basic insights are also given as to the biotechnological processes yielding such products and how large-scale production may be enabled and improved.

From the Preface This book attempts to delineate some of the more recent efforts at utilizing biotechnology in industry. For convenience, this book is divided into the following five sections: (1) Industrial Applications, (2) Polysaccharides and Lignins, (3) Spider Silks, (4) Protein-Based Systems, and (5) Miscellaneous Biotechnological Polymers.

Industrial biotechnological polymers book OCLC Number: Description: xiv, pages: illustrations ; 23 cm: Contents: Industrial ApplicationsBiotechnology and Industrial Polymers Charles G.

Gebelein, Lionfire, Inc., and Dept. of Chemistry, Florida Atlantic University Starches and Starch Derivatives as Biotechnological Polymers Robert B. Friedman, Research Dept. American Maize Products Co. The latest volume in the Advanced Biotechnology series provides an overview of the main product classes and platform chemicals produced by biotechnological processes today, with applications in the food, healthcare and fine chemical industries.

Alongside the production of drugs and flavors as well as amino acids, bio-based monomers and polymers and biofuels, basic insights are Author: Christoph Wittmann.

Download Industrial biotechnological polymers EPUB

industrial and biotechnological processes. It is we ll recognized that the te mperature stability of enzymes from thermophiles, which is often accompanied by a wide pH range and solvent resistance.

This book focuses on starch polymers including starch genetics, biotechnological and chemical modification, nanostructures, processing, characterization, properties and applications.

This books topic is in a cutting edge and emerging technology area of biomaterials, nanomaterials and renewable materials, and will involve international experts. Biopolymers Online with Editor in Chief Alexander Steinbüchel provides a comprehensive overview of the occurrence, metabolism, and applications of all important biopolymer classes.

This reference work treats processes for biotechnological production, isolation from organisms and modification, material properties and technical uses in areas such as chemical and food industries. Biobased Polymers: Properties and Applications in Packaging looks at how biopolymers may be used in packaging as a potential green solution.

The Industrial biotechnological polymers book addresses bio-based feedstocks, production processes, packaging types, recent trends in packaging, the environmental impact of bio-based polymers, and legislative demands for food contact packaging materials.

biodegradable polymer (such as NatureWorks’ Ingeo) • 75% reduction of CO2, compared to PET • 90% reduction of CO2 equivalent compared to Nylon 6. PLA polyester • is biodegradable • does not harbor body odor like other fibers • does not give off toxic smoke if burned. The book concludes with a chapter on muscle and connective tissue proteins as food.

This book will be of interest to biochemists, biologists and microbiologists, biotechnologists, food technologists, and others involved in research on the biotechnological applications of proteins and enzymes.

Polymer Science. This book explains the following topics: Polymers and the Environment, Emulsion Polymerization, Polymer Science Approach to Physico-Chemical Characterization and Processing of Pulse Seeds, Polymer Characterization with the Atomic Force Microscope, Nonconventional Method of Polymer Patterning, The Properties and Application of Carbon Nanostructures, Electrokinetic.

Thus, biocatalysis is a vibrant field of research in polymer chemistry with many potential industrial applications. In Biocatalysis in Polymer Chemistry a team of experts reviews fundamental studies, applications, and the successes and challenges of all relevant biocatalytic processes.

The book is well-written, easy to understand and provides a. CGMUEQ To conceive, project, calculate and design processes, equipment, industrial facilities and services, in the field of chemical engineering and related industrial sectors, in terms of quality, safety, economy, rational and efficient use of natural resources and biotechnological industry and polymer industry.

STUDY LOAD Type Hours. This book focuses on starch polymers including starch genetics, biotechnological and chemical modification, nanostructures, processing, characterization, properties and applications.

This books topic is in a cutting edge and emerging technology area of biomaterials, nanomaterials and renewable materials, and will involve international experts.

All these features make them even more promising for new biotechnological purposes. The wide range of uses of cationic polymers extends from industrial processes to a great variety of therapeutic. Macroporous polymers are rapidly becoming the material of choice for many tissue engineering, bioseparation, and bioprocessing applications.

Description Industrial biotechnological polymers EPUB

However, while important information is scattered about in many different publications, none, to date, have drawn this information together in user-friendly format, until now. Meeting the need for an accessibl. Polymer products have been utilized for a variety of applications in our daily lives, as well as for diverse industrial applications.

One of the important reasons for the growing applications of polymers in recent decades is the facile strategies to convert them into complex shapes. Get this from a library. Biotechnological polymers: medical, pharmaceutical, and industrial applications: a conference in print.

[Charles G Gebelein;]. In addition, the Flory–Huggins theory for polymer solutions and their phase separation is treated more rigorously.

Part III. A completely new, major topic in this section is multicomponent polymer systems. The book also incorporates new material on macromolecular dynamics and reptation, liquid crystalline polymers and thermal s:   Interest in the science and technology of water-soluble polymers is rapidly increasing and this book provides a much-needed and up-to-date overview.

Chapters review important new food applications, giving short historical overviews, the latest information on uses and possible future applications. Topics covered include the use of hydrocolloids. Industrial Biotechnology is the authoritative, peer-reviewed bimonthly research journal focused on biobased industrial and environmental products and journal is the first and longest-running publication to report the science, business, and policy developments of the emerging global bioeconomy, including biobased production of energy and fuels, chemicals, materials, and consumer.

Biotechnological processes for recycling of rubber products. would certainly broaden the horizons of people in either the biopolymer area or the rubber industry." (Polymer News, Vol .No.

5) " contributions reflect recent progress on polysioprenoid research?offers new information " (SciTech Book News, Vol. 26, No. 2, June Corynebacterium glutamicum is most widely known for its role in the industrial production of L-glutamate and L-lysine and as a platform organism for the production of a variety of fine chemicals, biofuels and polymers.

The organism's accessibility to genetic manipulation has resulted in a wealth of data on its metabolism and regulatory networks; this in turn makes C. glutamicum the model. Thermophilic Bacteria as a Source of Novel Polymers for Biotechnological Applications.

Palaniappan Ramasamy 1* and Aruna Sharmilli 2. 1 Research and Development Wing, Sree Balaji Medical College and Hospital, BIHER (Bharath University), Chromepet, Tamil Nadu, Chennai, India. production properties and biotechnological biomedical applications supplies a systematic presentation applications presented in a systematic way this book addresses the production characterization and polymer network swells again in water the space between the network chains increases so that a type.

Starch is a polymer of glucose linked to one another through the C1 oxygen, known as the glycosidic bond. Amylases are capable of digesting these glycosidic linkages found in starch. Amylases have been isolated from diversified sources including plants, animals, and microbes, where they play a dominant role in carbohydrate metabolism.

Oligosaccharides are carbohydrates, composed of up to twenty monosaccharides linked by glycosydic bonds, widely used in food and pharmaceutical industries.

These compounds can be obtained by extraction from natural sources (milk, vegetables, fruits), and by chemical or biotechnological processes. In the last case, chemical structures and composition of the generated oligosaccharides. About this book. Industrial Polymer Applications provides a comprehensive overview of the diverse properties and applications of thermoset and thermoplastic polymer technologies used routinely in the modification, protection, repair, restoration and bonding of the main classes of industrial engineering materials such as concrete, masonry, wood, metal, rubber, plastic, glass and advanced ceramics.

Introduction to Polymer Chemistry Frank W. Harris Wright State University, Dayton, OH Polymers are extremely large molecules that are essential to our very existence. They are a main constituent of our food (starch, protein, etc.), our clothes (polyester, nylons, etc.), our houses (wood cellulose, alkyd paints, etc.), and our bodies (poly(nucleic acids), proteins, etc.).

Hence, it is. CiteScore: ℹ CiteScore: CiteScore measures the average citations received per peer-reviewed document published in this title. CiteScore values are based on citation counts in a range of four years (e.g.

) to peer-reviewed documents (articles, reviews, conference papers, data papers and book chapters) published in the same four calendar years, divided by the number of. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books.

My library.The term biotechnology has emerged on the contemporary scene fairly recently, but the basic concept of utilizing natural materials, either directly or in modified versions, dates back to antiquity.

If we search the ancient literature, such as the Bible, we find hundreds of examples wherein people.Interests: functionalization of polymers; polymer nanoparticles; biocompatible and biodegradable polymers, bioinspired polymers, biomedical and biotechnological applications of functional polymers, polymers for drug delivery, Polymeric hydrogels as scaffolds for cell culturing and tissue regeneration, flame retardant functional polymers.